Pregnant woman trapped following wreck with Shreveport officer
POSTED: Monday, May 14, 2012 - 4:45pm
UPDATED: Monday, May 14, 2012 - 4:49pm
SHREVEPORT, LA — A pregnant woman was trapped in her vehicle for a short time this afternoon after a wreck involving a Shreveport police officer.
Shreveport police officials tell KMSS the woman was driving an SUV southbound on Jefferson Paige Road near Ratcliff Road when she collided with an unmarked Shreveport squad car. After the initial impact, the SUV rolled over.
The officer was able to rescue one child from the SUV, but the pregnant driver was trapped. She was eventually extracted and taken to a local hospital with non life-threatening injuries. The child was in a car seat and was not injured. The Shreveport officer did not suffer injuries.
The accident is under investigation.